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American Pro Diving Center Manatee Snorkel Tour

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Address: 821 Southeast Highway 19, Crystal River, FL 34429
Phone Number: 1-352-563-0041
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Description: American Pro Diving Center offers guided Crystal River dive and snorkel...
American Pro Diving Center offers guided Crystal River dive and snorkel Manatee tours for over 18 years in florida. Our snorkel with manatee tours are guided by in water professional divemasters and is just one of the reasons we received many awards from state and local educational systems as well as the National Geographic Dive Center Award from PADI and National Geographic. Experience manatee tours with all the comforts that a five star facility has to offer in Crystal River, Florida.Our trips are successful because the dive masters educate on the manatee and the manners of being in their environment while on the manatee snorkel tours. The guides enter the water with you so that both you and the Manatees have a safe and enjoyable time even if you are new to snorkeling. This can be the experience of a lifetime on our Crystal River manatee snorkel.
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Now, when I say so-so, I'm referring to the whole hit or miss experience of chasing wild animals. American Pro was very good. Alas, we saw one gray mass in the muddiest water... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
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lyle7692
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

Now, when I say so-so, I'm referring to the whole hit or miss experience of chasing wild animals. American Pro was very good. Alas, we saw one gray mass in the muddiest water every. It was nothing like the pictures. So understand, this is a bit of a gamble.

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Colby, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

My daughter and I booked the Crystal River Manatee tour in March. Everyone at the shop was so friendly and helpful. Our Captain was Cory and he taught us a lot about how manatees live and made sure we saw one up close. He knew all of our names and made sure if someone seemed to be out of viewing... More 

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Lexington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I have been wanting to swim with manatees for quite a few years now. This place not only took us to do that, our dive masters and guide answered every question we had and the ones we didn't think to ask. There were plenty of manatees the day we went, and on the early tour I might add- the local... More 

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Pasco, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I did three dives and were with a group of 8 that did two snorkels. GREAT dive masters, worked hard to get us a good price for all we wanted to do, equipment was in good shape and easy to use. Blue Grotto and Devil's Den was amazing. Would HIGHLY recommend this outfit. Very patient but gave amazing experiences.

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Delray Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Finally found some brass clips!! Lots of other do dads in the mix at the shop. The staff were friendly but not all were knowledgeable.

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Dania Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

This is a very well equipped operation with extremely friendly staff. I have to admit we only saw three manatees but it certainly wasn't for Guide Glenn's lack of effort. The conditions just didn't cooperate. He really did a great job! We would definitely go back!

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Wilmette, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

We scuba dived in the Rainbow River with America Pro & it was an incredible trip. We had several novice divers with us so Cory was so good & patient & kind making sure all had a great safe time! I'd go with Cory again ANYTIME!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

We went on the 9:30 Crystal River tour. The river was crowded with boats, but our guide Mike was determined to find manatees in an uncrowded area. We found a mom and calf, but visibility was low. He moved us to a different location and we had a long visit with an individual and he let everyone stay in as... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Let me first start off by saying I have done many Manatee snorkeling tours in crystal river. The company I usually use was booked so I was forced to look elsewhere because my friend was in town and really wanted to go. This is the perfect example of why you should trust and support the little guy and stay the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

The wife and I loved it. The guide was very knowledgeable and the trip was unbelievable. A+++ from the suiting us up with wet suits to the time in the water. We had to watch a film on the dos and dont's to protect the animals. Also bought the video of us snorkeling a must have. We spend a little... More 

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